How much does Colby College cost?

Colby College Cost of Attendance
In-state $55,210
Out-of-state $55,210
On-Campus Room and Board $14,190
Off-Campus Room and Board $5,240
Average Annual Cost $20,689
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $1,065
$30,000-$48,000 $1,661
$48,000-$75,000 $7,011
$75,000-$110,000 $19,766
Over $110,000 $36,708

Colby College Financial Aid and Debt

88%

Students paying down their debt

$19,345

Typical Total Student Debt

$200

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 52% $43,218
Federal Grants 14% $6,836
Pell grants 14% $4,669
Other federal grants 13% $2,306
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 2% $4,028
Institutional grants or scholarships 48% $46,066
Student loan aid 15% $5,079
Federal student loans 15% $6,126
Other student loans $12,639

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 156 Up to $4,500
Do community service 312 Up to $500
Do an extracurricular activity 309 Up to $3,000
Have work experience 212 Up to $12,000
Take a foreign language class 195 Up to $5,000
Visit a college campus 308 Up to $8,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 222 Up to $2,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Colby College Admissions

What is Colby College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 13%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 56% of applicants
SAT Reading 670-740
SAT Math 680-770
SAT Writing 630-730
ACT Submissions 49% of applicants
Composite Score 31-33

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Colby College Campus Life

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

61

Forbes Ranking

88%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

90%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1917
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25 100%
Gender Balance
Women
52%
Men
48%

Student Diversity

58%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
63.80%
Unknown
17.27%
Hispanic or Latino
7.30%
Asian
7.15%
Black or African American
3.91%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.42%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.16%

Colby College Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

88%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$55,000

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Colby College

Colby College is test-optional.

Address

4000 Mayflower Hill Drive
Waterville, ME

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Remote Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify